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Practice Areas


  1. Child Custody: 25%
    35 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    35 years
  3. Family: 25%
    35 years
  4. Alimony: 10%
    35 years
  5. Other: 13%
  6. More 



Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Julianne Meggs Stokes

    We are not related! However, Debra is a highly skilled attorney in family law matters and truly cares about each of her clients.


    Julianne Stokes Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Vera Bergermann

    Debra is a very knowledgeable and experienced family law attorney. She has a pleasant and competent office staff to complement her skills. She is not afraid to explore complicated aspects of the law. It is a pleasure working with her as a peer.


    Vera Bergermann Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Debra E. Stokes, L.L.C.

200 Meeting Street
Suite 404
Charleston, SC, 29401


SCGood Standing198009/15/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
James Westbury ScholarshipJames Westbury ScholarshipN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerDebra E. Stokes, LLC1980 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Charleston County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Neighborhood Legal Services AssociationFormer Executive Committee MemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationFormer MemberN/A
South Carolina Trial Lawyers AssociationFormer MemberN/A
American Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
South Carolina Bar, Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionMemberN/A
South Carolina Bar, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
South Carolina Women Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
South Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A
John Ancrum S.P.C.A.Former Board of DirectorsN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maine School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
South Carolina Bar CLEHot Tips Family LawN/A